Amber L. Cushing

Research Grants

  • Enterprise Ireland Preparation Support for ERC proposals, €7,954 (2017).

    • Title: Reconsidering the way we talk about heritage

  • UCD Decade of Centenaries Internal Award Scheme, €17,949 (2016).

    • (Partner) Title: Virtual Sackville St.

  • Irish Research Council, New Foundations 2015 Scheme, €9999.

    • Title: Women of the Easter Rising: Curating, Designing and Developing an Augmented Reality Mobile Walking Tour Application Commemorating the Role Women Played in the 1916 Easter Rising

  • UCD College of Social Sciences and Law Research Funding Scheme, €1300

    • Title: Experiencing value in participatory cultural heritage: Perspectives from community members, volunteers and professional staff

  • UCD College of Social Sciences and Law Research Funding Scheme, €663.

    • Title: Data management and curation in citizen science projects.

  • Archives and Records Association of UK & Ireland Research Fund, £2,500.

    • (co-PI with Kalpana Shankar) Title: Digital curation: Professional development and needs analysis in Ireland.

  • Irish Research Council, New Foundations Scheme, €6000.

    • (co-PI with Ben Cowan) Title: EastAR Rising: Curating, designing and evaluating the effectiveness of a mobile augmented reality walking tour application for the Easter Rising Commemoration.

  • UCD Spatial and Visualization Seed Funding, €2000

    • (Co-PI with Maeve Connolly) Title: Visualization, media, digital humanities and preservation: Developing curation ready projects

  • HW Wilson Foundation Research Grant, €3500

    • Title: The influence of PIM practices on data management and curation in citizen science projects.